Variable ca2a : Drank fluid made from special packet (ORS)
Valid case(s): 2149
Children aged 0-4
Source of information
The mother or caretaker of the child aged 0-4.
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
During this last episode of diarrhoea, did (name) drink any of the following: Read each item aloud and record response before proceeding to the next item. A fluid made from a special packet called (local name for ORS packet solution)?
We want to know if and what type of oral rehydration solution (ORS) the child took during the last episode of diarrhoea. Ask each question separately: "WAS (name) GIVEN A FLUID MADE FROM A SPECIAL PACKET CALLED (local name for ORS packet solution)? WAS HE/SHE GIVEN GOVERNMENT-RECOMMENDED HOMEMADE FLUID?" and so forth. Read each item aloud and circle the code corresponding to the response before proceeding to the next item.